Low Pressure Boiler License Class

  • Course description:

     

    Operate or tend low pressure stationary steam boilers and auxiliary steam equipment, such as pumps, compressors and air conditioning equipment, to supply steam heat for office buildings, apartment houses, or industrial establishments.

     

    Learner prerequisites:

     

    High school diplomas from some country or a GED.

    TABE reading level:  6.0 or higher.

    Minimum age of l8.

     

    Learner benchmarks:

     

                The learner will pass the following tests:

     

                            Boiler Operation Principles

                            Boiler Fittings.

                            Feedwater System

                            Steam System

                            Fuel System

                            Draft System

                            Boiler Water Treatment

                            Boiler Operation Procedures

                            Hot Water Heating Systems

                            Cooling Systems

                            Boiler Operation Safety

     

    Assessments:

     

    Chapter tests.

    Teacher made work sheets.

    Teacher made assessments.

     

    Primary materials and resources:

     

    Textbook:  LOW PRESSURE BOILERS (second edition)

                                                                Authors:  Frederick M. Steingress

                                                                                          Daryl R. Walker

     

     

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